Boundary Waters permits available next week, but there won't be as many
The number available this year have been cut after increased visitation that's led to congestion and damage to natural resources.
Portion of Boundary Waters reopens, other MN fire closures remain
Rain and cooler temperatures have helped crews battle wildfires in northern Minnesota.
BWCAW closure extended into September amid wildfire danger
Existing fires grew and more fires have popped up.
Bear briefly becomes armed after stealing gun in Boundary Waters
The main motivation for the theft was snacks, rather than weaponry.
Forest Service going back to in-person 'Leave No Trace' education for BWCAW
The agency had been requiring permit seekers to watch educational videos.
Bezhik Fire destroys 4 structures, including a cabin
Responders say it is about 30% contained at this point.
Wildfire begins pushing out of Boundary Waters, toward private property
The fire is estimated to be more than 900 acres in size.